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The dried ripe fruit of Coriandrum sativum (family Umbelliferae); a mild stimulant aromatic and a flavoring agent.


Herbal medicine
An annual herb that contains volatile oils, including corioandrol and pinene, which has been used as an appetite stimulant, carminative and gastrointestinal tonic.


n Latin names:
Coriandrum sativum, Coriandrum sativum var.
vulgare, Coriandrum sativum var.
microcarpum; part used: fruit (dried); uses: anthelmintic, appetite stimulant, arthritis, dyspepsia; precautions: pregnancy, lactation, children; can cause nausea, fatty liver tumors. Also called
Chinese parsley and
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Hans Blaschek and collaborators (UIUC, Urbana) reported the high tolerance of this bacterium to acidic pH, and the presence and formation of biofilms in cilantro and parsley samples treated with produce wash and water.
Cilantro (Coriandrum sativum) is really two herbs in one.
and white parts 1/4 cup chopped fresh cilantro 1 tsp.